Wing Paddles

Wings The often discussed question in the sea kayaking world is whether a wing paddle improves performance. In a competition environment, there is no doubt that a wing paddle gives a performance advantage for the forward stroke over a flat paddle, and hence it is established in sprint, marathon and wild water racing as the …

Spraydeck Repair

A look at a simple but effective spraydeck hole repair.   Now allow the adhesive/sealant to cure and then apply to the reverse side too. Job done – a dry deck!   Sealant:  I used Sikaflex here, but I also use silicon sealant. A free-flowing one works well, but standard bathroom-grade does the job. You …